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  1. The Idiocy of Medical FadsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Pundit

    Insomnia and other sleep difficulties are estimated to impact as many as 50-60% of children and adolescents with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder ; however, no products indicated for the treatment of insomnia are currently approved for use in the pediatric population. Common psychostimulant medications used in the treatment of ADHD include methylphenidate , mixed salts of a single-entity amphetamine product , and dextroamphetamine .


  2. Fitness, fun and fresh air on Oct. 8Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Pike Press

    ... contribute to air pollution. Exposure to nature and time for free outdoor play can reduce stress, provide relief of ADHD symptoms in children and increase cognitive and motor functioning. Some parents do not feel comfortable letting their children - ...


  3. Alcobra Hits New 12-Month Low at $13.14Read the original story

    6 hrs ago |

    Alcobra (NASDAQ:ADHD) shares hit a new 52-week low during trading on Wednesday , American Banking News reports. The stock traded as low as $13.14 and last traded at $13.34, with a volume of 365,504 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at ...


  4. Healthier Me: Is Your Child Focused In Class? You Might Want to Check Their EyesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Valley News Live

    Is your child having a hard time focusing in class? It is easy to point your finger at "ADHD" when kids have a hard time focusing in school, but eye doctors say now might be a good time to have your child's eyes checked. If students didn't get vision tests before the school year, they might not have realized there was a problem until they tried reading the white board.


  5. Driving With ADHD Is Topic of UMCPP DiscussionRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Town Topics

    ... 19, from 3 to 5 p.m., a community discussion on the hazards of driving with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and what parents, teens, educators and adults can do to create safe drivers, will take place at University Medical Center of ...


  6. His daughter was suspended for buying an ADHD pill. Now he's suing the schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The father of a Woodford County High School student who allegedly bought an ADHD pill from a classmate has filed a lawsuit challenging her removal from the school. The civil suit filed in U.S. District Court in Lexington says the 17-year-old girl, identified as "K.C.," never ingested the drug, the Lexington Herald-Leader reported .


  7. Not just for kids! ADHD affects four per cent of all adultsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Canada NewsWire

    Adult ADHD is a reality for so many Canadians and the impact of the disorder is far reaching - socially, economically and professionally. It is estimated that 90 per cent of adults living with ADHD are untreated[1], mainly due to lack of diagnosis and access to knowledgeable physicians.


  8. October is ADHD Awareness MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Pocono Record

    ... the mission of the month is to educate the public regarding this growing health issue. The theme for this year's ADHD Awareness Month is "The Many Faces of ADHD." Promoters of the month-long observance stress that a diagnosis of ADHD affects not ...


  9. "Trade Secrets of a TS Doctor" Webinar Offers Insight Into...Read the original story

    20 hrs ago |

    ... In addition to Tourette Syndrome, Dr. Taneli's treatment interests include attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), autism spectrum disorders, mood disorders and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). Dr. Taneli also has interest in ...


  10. After Being Bruised, Morrilton High School Student Wants School Spankings to StopRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | FOX16

    ... He said he was in a heated argument with another student when the student backed him into a corner. The teen, who was ADHD, said he used his calming techniques to avoid the escalating situation. He said he went outside of the classroom to tell his ...


  11. 'Executive-Function Training for Adults with ADHD'Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | City Limits

    ... Training, 2010 - 2012 SPECIALTIES a Executive Functioning Skills Training Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for ADHD a Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) a Cognitive Remediation We request a $5.donation at all of our meetings. About Our Support Group ...


  12. Learning in nature is good for teachers and studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... and more alert than those who don't. Several recent studies even show time in nature or green space helps reduce ADHD symptoms. But what about teachers who take children outdoors, contributing to their learning and growth? More alert, calm and ...


  13. How Working Out Could Replace Your AdderallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Refinery 29

    Currently, the main treatment for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is drug therapy, which uses psychostimulants such as Adderall to help increase attention and focus . But, emerging research continues to identify physical activity as a ...


  14. The ups and downs of adult ADHDRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    When talking about ADHD, most people picture a six-year-old boy tearing around the classroom while his peers sit studiously at their desks. Hardly anyone pictures the work colleague sitting adjacent to them the girl with the messy desk, who arrives late, can't keep track of appointments or tasks and jumps up every half hour to get another cup of coffee.


  15. Overpriced Expectations: Alcobra Will Get To Second Base, But No Home ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Seeking Alpha

    Alcobra is due to announce the results of its Phase II/III trial with Metadoxine Extended Release in Adults with ADHD in the upcoming days. In Alcobra's latest clinical study, MDX was revealed to have no effect on a subgroup of patients which constitute 60% of the whole ADHD contingent.


  16. LearningRx Fort Collins Honored with Two AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PR Log

    ... of over 300 children, adults and seniors with Brain Training Programs custom designed for each individual. Whether it's ADHD, Brain Injury, Reading and Comprehension issues or just a weak area that needs attention - we look forward to enhancing the ...


  17. The future is here: New ed tech targets the brainRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | District Administration

    ... a $4 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to study the program as a nonpharmacologic treatment for ADHD. "Our brains develop from stimulation," says Wexler, who is also professor emeritus of psychiatry and senior research scientist ...


  18. 4 Things Jessica Alba Wants You to Know About Her Booming Lifestyle BrandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Adweek

    ... identified this huge problem - the rise of toxic chemicals in our homes - with the rise of all these serious problems: ADHD, autism, obesity, childhood cancers," she said. "That's not a coincidence, and there's a lot of science backing this. So, ...


  19. Almost 800k Scots are on antidepressantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sunday Herald

    ... see bold ambition not just warm words from the SNP." The figures also show that 8,924 patients received treatment for ADHD in 2013/14, up 12.7% compared to 2012/13 and an increase of 33% since 2009/10. Prescribing for dementia was also up by 16.7%, ...


  20. New learning mechanism for individual nerve cellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Science Daily

    ... stroke, which often affects a patient's movements. The findings could also have a bearing on conditions such as autism, ADHD and language problems, in which the cerebellum is believed to play a part. The new findings have already attracted attention ...